Definition of connivance:
- "The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I.", John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009.
He was inclined to think that Lord George had taken the diamonds at Carlisle with Lizzie's connivance;- that he had restored them in London to her keeping, finding the suspicion against him too heavy to admit of his dealing with them,- and that now he had stolen them a second time, again with Lizzie's connivance; but in this latter point Gager did not pretend to the assurance of any conviction.- "The Eustace Diamonds", Anthony Trollope.
- "History of Holland", George Edmundson.